3-time Olympian finds ‘happy place’ in raging whitewater
Casey Eichfeld, who lives in Mount Holly, NC, and trains in Charlotte, joins a small family of three-time Olympians as he races Canoe Slalom for Team USA in the Rio Games. The sprint event can last anywhere from 90 to 110 seconds, and Eichfeld say
Raleigh News Observer's Luke DeCock and the Kansas City Star's Vahe Gregorian analyze Rio's Opening Ceremony on Friday night as the competition begins Saturday in the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Several Team USA athletes have been spotted (literally) with round purple or red marks. An acupuncturist says these are the telltale signs of an ancient Chinese medicine practice called cupping. She explains why elite athletes may find it useful.
Brazilian authorities allege that Ryan Lochte and three other Team USA swimmers got into a fight with a gas station employee the night that they say they were robbed at gunpoint. Brazilian authorities say they tried to cover up the fight with the